Health and Wellness: SmartBrief Originals
CBD use at spas reaching new heights
CBD use at spas reaching new heights

About 18% of US spas were using CBD last year, according to an upcoming report.

Here’s what healthy means now
Here’s what healthy means now

Just as consumers have pushed for customization in foodservice, choosing everything from bowl formats to burritos to the ingredients that go into each of those, consumers are now looking to custom diets, too, that fit their individual lifestyles.

Trader Joe's private label
Trader Joe's private label

While “wellness” has become a most ubiquitous term, cultural assumptions about what health and wellness encompasses continue to evolve.

Mindful health and wellness
Mindful health and wellness

From meditation to a focus on what can be called “mindful sourcing” in foods and beverages, consumers are increasingly taking a considered approach about not just food but health and wellness habits.

CVS Health
CVS Health

Drugstores, supermarkets and mass market operators are working with renewed effort to attach themselves to the wellness halo by introducing more health-related services into their marketing mix.

health and wellness spa cbd
health and wellness spa cbd

Spas continue to cater to those who want to eat healthy and use natural remedies, and these days, that translates to the use of CBD oil as well.

Startups turn to ugly produce to feed people, help the planet.
Startups turn to ugly produce to feed people, help the planet.

Ugly produce startups provide solutions to waste and food insecurity.

Smoothie King's clean-label efforts include eliminating added sugars.
Smoothie King's clean-label efforts include eliminating added sugars.

Smoothie King, PepsiCo and other food makers and sellers are stressing nutrition and wellness.

Sandra Taylor, author of The Business of Sustainable Wine, discusses how sustainability in the wine industry is being driven forward slowly but surely by many forces.

Should grocers offer dietitians' services to shoppers?
Should grocers offer dietitians' services to shoppers?

As more grocers adapt to consumers' increasingly healthy eating habits, some are bringing dietitians into the store to help shoppers identify clean-label ingredients.